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Nominations Open for 2014 SPAR gsport Awards

By | October 6th, 2014|African Championships, Amateur, Archery, Athletics, Awards, Badminton, Basketball, Bodyboarding, Bowls, Boxing, Canoeing, Careers, Charity, Climbing, Coaching, Commonwealth Games, Contact Sport, Cricket, Cycling, Dance Sport, Development, Disabled Sport, Equestrian, Fitness & Health, Fixtures, Golf, gsport, Gymnastics, Hockey, Ice Hockey, International Championship, International Friendly, Lifesaving, LSEN sport, Mind Sports, Moments in Sport, More Sport ..., Motorsport, Multi-Sport, National Championships, Netball, Newsroom, Olympic Games, Paralympics, Professional, Provincial Championships, Results, Rowing, Rugby, Rugby Sevens, Running, Sailing, School Sport, Shooting, Soccer, Sponsorship, Sports Admin, Squash, Surfing, Surfski, Swimming, Syncronised Swimming, Tennis, Thaiboxing, Triathlon, Twenty20, Umpires and Referees, University Sport, Update, Water Polo, Weightlifting, Wheelchair Tennis, Womens Interest, World Championships|

Nominations have opened for the 2014 SPAR gsport Awards as South Africa’s longest running women’s sports awards celebrates its ninth edition this year

SASCOC Announces #TeamSA for Glasgow 2014

By | June 11th, 2014|Athletics, Badminton, Bowls, Boxing, Commonwealth Games, Cycling, Gymnastics, Hockey, International Championship, Moments in Sport, Multi-Sport, Netball, Newsroom, Running, Shooting, Sports Admin, Triathlon, Weightlifting|

SASCOC has announced an initial squad of 155 athletes of the full complement of 187 to the Glasgow 2014 Commonweath Games, at which 43 medals are expected to be won by #TeamSA

Portia Takes Podium in African Champs

By | May 13th, 2008|Weightlifting|

Portia Vries joins SA’s best in lifting towards the Olympic Games. Portia Vries of Western Province scored a bronze medal on the first day of the African Weightlifting Championships in the Strand, when she totalled 153kg for third place, competing in the 48kg division, also winning bronze with a fine effort of 90kg in the [...]

Record Lift for Little Master

By | October 19th, 2007|Weightlifting|

Miriam Sinclair, captured in this picture in earnest mental preparation for the final step in a deadlift attempt on the big stage, is an accomplished powerlifter with international accolades. South Africa’s Dr. Miriam Sinclair has returned home from the Czech Republic having placed second overall to win the silver medal in the World Masters Powerlifting [...]

Dynamite In A Small Package

By | January 10th, 2007|Weightlifting|

Phumla Magidigidi doesn’t look like she could hurt a fly. At around 1,5m small she is so soft-spoken that it’s a complete surprise to learn that she recently won the title of South African Novice 2006 in bodybuilding. […]

IOL Lauds Babalwa

By | September 14th, 2006|Weightlifting|

It’s so good to encounter positive news about our female sports stars in mainline media, and today’s article on weightlifter Babalwa Ndleleni-Ramahlape, published on Independent Online and originally printed in the Cape Argus, is one of the best instances we’ve encountered recently. […]

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